Highest You've Flown in a Commercial Airliner.

What was the altitude and what was the airline. Also mention the route.

Even if it was announced intercom put it down.

My personal best:

  • FL470 or mistaken for FL400 Boeing 737-800
  • Virgin Australia
  • Bali(Denpasar) to Perth
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The maximum certificated altitude of the Boeing 737-800 is 41.000 ft.

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Once was 40,000 westjet 737-700 Toronto -Bridgetown

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FL400(?). Emirates A380, JFK-DXB
FL400(?) Singapore Airlines A380, JFK-FRA

Maybe 40000ft between SAEZ-EGLL.

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  • 41,000 feet Boeing 787

  • British Airways

  • Austin Bergstrum Intl Airport to Hethrow and back

I know I’ve been at 41,000 feet in an A330
Heathrow-Philadelphia
Also got to see a little bit of sea ice which I thought was kinda cool.

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42.000 B767
Austrian Airlines
Vienna-Dubai

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37,000 FT KDFW To EGLL

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38,000 ft
Air Tran 737-700
KBWI-MMUN

Southwest
KMCO-KPHL
FL 390

FL 400 I think on CX888 HKG-YVR

I think I got FL410 on CX889 once(JFK-YVR) but I am not sure.

FL 40 on a Emirates, Airbus A380, DXB to LHR. I looked outside with my Coke, and looked at the city below. What a view.

Highest FL410
Plane SWA 737
Route:KLAS-KLIT

I dont think any commcerical aircarft besides the concorde can 47,000ft

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FL380 with Air France’s A332.

FL410
LHR - IST
(I’m pretty sure it was FL410, it was a long time ago because my recent flights were at lower altitudes)

Delta Boeing 757-200, 41000

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40,000 LGA-IND WN 73G

Filler